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Best Donuts in Sydney

Once upon a time, Sydneysiders didn’t have a hole lot of choice when it came to the humble donut. We had Krispy Kreme, Woolworths’ baking section and….well, that was really it. Fast forward to 2016 and we have a brand new yeast on life. We’ve got more Doughnut Times than we do McDonald’s restaurants (not […]

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Sokyo Breakfast, Pyrmont

My parents and I have been through Hell and high waters together. But I’m not going to get into that, I’m going to talk about the hardest conversation I’ve ever had with them. I’m going to talk about the time I tried to explain the economic concept of ‘sunk cost.’ For those that don’t know, […]

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Skittle Lane, CBD

Have I ever told you guys about the first time I tried to cook? My mother was in the process of preparing dinner and I nominated myself as her sous chef. By that point in time, I had seen enough cooking shows to build up a false sense of confidence in my budding skills as […]

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Zero Degrees, Sydney CBD

During my last year of high school, I had a dark day. It was a day where I felt like the sky would fall, that when the harsh lights of my final examinations would wilt me and I would amount to nothing. I would disappoint my grandparents that considered me a prodigy, I would disappoint […]

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Petal Met Sugar, Woolloomooloo

For every generation, there are things that happen which make you realise that you’re not as young as you think you are anymore. Everything seems more expensive, schoolkids start looking like adults, the days all seem to blur together and your body just isn’t as spry as it used to be. Also, all pop music starts […]

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Bennelong Restaurant, Sydney Opera House

It’s Bennelong day without you my friend. And I’ll tell you all about it when I see you again. ….Or, I can just tell you about my fantastic dining experience at Bennelong restaurant straight away. This has Bennelong time coming so let’s get straight to it. The ‘Lebron James’ of Sydney’s dining scene, Bennelong restaurant […]

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Beyond the Food with Tara Milk Tea

My first experience with taro milk tea was not a positive one. It tasted unlike anything I’ve ever had before and I nearly choked on tapioca. There’s no easy way to say this but I wasn’t a fan at first. My first experience with Tara Milk Tea was the polar opposite. Curator behind one of […]

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Lazy Suzie, Darlinghurst

I love waking up early. I tried sleeping in last long weekend and managed to stay in bed ’til about 6:30 before I was itching to jump out and start my day. I was always taught that if you suze, you lose. You know what isn’t a loser? A restaurant that bears the name Lazy […]

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Kensington Street Social, Chippendale

Once upon a time, being near Kensington meant I was on my way to class. Admittedly, my attendance during my tertiary education was quite low. I was too busy not going to uni to actually go to uni, you’re not going to believe this but my low-attendance methods resulted in two degrees (man, I hope […]

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Shortstop Sydney, Barangaroo

My parents were never big on giving me advice, they tend to teach via example. I learned about work ethic from them when they were leaving for their jobs before I woke up, I learned about the value of saving when I saw my mother regularly fish out silver coins that had fallen underneath my bed […]

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Ms Murray, CBD

As I grow older, more and more of my friends are getting hitched. Every day, I see more announcements and photos from a romantic weekend gone by. Nights of drunken escapades, regrettable hook-ups and waking up next to strangers have been replaced with discussions about diamond sizes, honeymoon spots and waking up next to the […]